Period
to 24 September 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Renfrewshire during the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analyst
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 10 46
Rank change year-on-year -19 +36 -27
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 27 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 12.80% 20.20% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.98% 22.99% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 30
Renfrewshire median daily rate £275 £435 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.78% +59.63% -15.83%
10th Percentile £90 £324 £229
90th Percentile £287 £453 £325
Scotland median daily rate £330 £350 £342
% change year-on-year -5.71% +2.34% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £13.86
% change year-on-year +41.18% +22.66% -10.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies in Renfrewshire with a recognized job title 169 87 563
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 80.09% 87.88% 80.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 73 399
Renfrewshire median daily rate £305 £338 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.63% +5.14% -4.89%
10th Percentile £225 £190 £230
90th Percentile £445 £445 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.83% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 28
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £47.50 £13.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +265.38% -67.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29.15 £13.00 £31.69
90th Percentile £75.75 £19.00 £42.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year -22.22% +13.92% -8.14%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Renfrewshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analyst in Renfrewshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Renfrewshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Renfrewshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst in Renfrewshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Renfrewshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -7 20 £280 -
Renfrew 0 2 £80 -75.38% 1
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Renfrewshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 19 (70.37%) SC Cleared
2 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
3 18 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (62.96%) HP
4 17 (62.96%) Citrix
4 17 (62.96%) Windows
4 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (62.96%) HP ALM
5 16 (59.26%) DHCP
5 16 (59.26%) DNS
6 15 (55.56%) VMware
6 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (55.56%) ISTQB
6 15 (55.56%) Test Automation
6 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
6 15 (55.56%) PDA
6 15 (55.56%) Ivanti
6 15 (55.56%) Office 365
7 14 (51.85%) Virtual Desktop
7 14 (51.85%) Software Testing
7 14 (51.85%) McAfee ePO
7 14 (51.85%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
7 14 (51.85%) Clustering
7 14 (51.85%) McAfee
7 14 (51.85%) HP UFT
7 14 (51.85%) Veritas

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) DHCP
1 16 (59.26%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) 3G
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) HP UFT
1 14 (51.85%) WinRunner
2 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) PDA
2 14 (51.85%) Clustering
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
1 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2003
1 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 14 (51.85%) AIX
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 15 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 14 (51.85%) Software Testing
4 13 (48.15%) Change Management
4 13 (48.15%) Smoke Testing
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Coaching
8 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) SC Cleared
1 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 15 (55.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
3 14 (51.85%) Virtual Desktop
3 14 (51.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (62.96%) HP ALM
2 14 (51.85%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) Citrix
2 17 (62.96%) HP
3 15 (55.56%) Ivanti
3 15 (55.56%) VMware
4 14 (51.85%) McAfee
4 14 (51.85%) Veritas
5 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.70%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) ThinPrint